Life at 25

Hey guys! So today’s my birthday- I’m 25! As I said last year, I don’t dread getting older because I’m happy with how I’ve spent my time, and for that matter, my birthdays. I rang in my 22nd birthday … Read the...

What I Miss Most About Long-Term Travel

Around this time last year, I returned home from a year of backpacking. And although it’s so nice to be settled, sometimes I’m nostalgic for my nomadic lifestyle. There are so many wonderful things about long-term travel. Long-term travel lets… Read the...

The 5 Most Important Things Au Pair Agencies Look For

Ever wonder what au pair agencies look for? Here CatherineRose, an American who is currently teaching English in France, shares the five most important things au pair agencies look for. It can be difficult for non-US citizens to live in … Read the...

Life Out West: Months 7 & 8

Since I moved to Denver, I’ve been posting monthly updates about the ups and downs of life out west: check out month 1, months 2&3, months 4&5 and month 6 here. Most of these photos are from Instagram, … Read the...
Hey! I'm Ashley. After college I moved to Paris to work as an au pair and then backpacked Europe, India and Asia for a year, largely solo. Now I live, ski and work in Colorado, but I'm always scheming my next international adventure. Read more on my About Me page.

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  • From Jordan to Nicaragua to Northern Michigan, 2015 was one for the books. And my little sister and I are capping off the year at Disneyworld, yay! ✨
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